The Broadway Joe Morning Show – May 31, 2018

May 31, 2018

-Derek Lewis II & Dr. Lanita White of the UAMS 12th Street Health and Wellness Center |  The annual Health & Wellness Community Expo presented by the Derek Lewis Foundation will be held, Saturday, June 2nd from 8am-1:30pm at St. John Baptist Church,  2501 South Main Street in Little Rock. There will be free health screenings, school physicals, health information, Ask The Doctor segments, CPR training, live entertainment, fitness demos, food, fun, and more. The Expo hopes to bring together the community and health experts to improve health in Central Arkansas.  For more information, visit www.dereklewisfoundation.com or on Facebook and Twitter or email dlewis2@dereklewisfoundation.com.

– Lottie Shackleford of the Little Rock Chapter of the Links, Inc. for the 11th Jazzy Jeans & Jewels. | The Little Rock Chapter of the Links, Inc. annual Jazzy Jeans & Jewels is in it’s 11th year.  They are presenting “Denim, Diamonds & Pearls: Harlem Nights,” Saturday, June 2nd from 7pm-12 midnight at the Metroplex Event Center, 10800 Colonel Glenn Road in Little Rock.  Dress in your jazziest jeans and jewels and join them for a Taste of Links featuring the culinary skills of Connecting Links and Heir-O-Links.  All proceeds from Jazzy Jeans and Jewels events are given to Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) in Arkansas on a rotating basis.  This year’s recipient is Arkansas Baptist College.  For tickets and more information, visit www.eventbrite.com or call 501-372-6303 or email jazzyjeansjewels@gmail.com. *The Little Rock Chapter is an affiliate of The Links, Incorporated and is one of 287 chapters composed of 15,000 women of color worldwide whose mission is to provide service to their respective communities.

– Stan Ellis, Promoter |   The 2018 Pine Bluff / Altheimer Blues Festival will be held Sat., June 2nd at Cook Family Park, 11712 North Highway 79 in Altheimer.  Gate open at 12pm. Show starts at 4pm with featured artists Calvin Richardson, OB Buchana, Sweet Angel, Jaye Hammer, Nathaniel Kimble, Big John Miller Band, Will P., Mo B., Lady Trucker, and the Platinum Blues Band.  The event will be hosted by Broadway Joe and Comedian Keith Glason.  Tickets are available at Ugly Mike’s, Uncle T’s Food Mart, Butler Furniture, Record Rack in Pine Bluff, and Kibb’s BBQ in P.B./Stuttgart, and online at www.impacttickets.com.  For more information, call 501-413-7683 or visit www.pinebluffbluesfest.com.

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The Broadway Joe Talk Show – August 16, 2018

The Broadway Joe Talk Show – August 16, 2018

August 16, 2018 – Jamesetta Smith, President of the Lupus Foundation of Arkansas, Inc. |  Renowned saxophonist Grady Nichols and Band will perform at an annual fundraiser presented by the Lupus Foundation of Arkansas, Inc., Saturday, August 25th at The Hotel Hot Springs and Spa.  “An Evening with Grady Nichols Smooth Jazz Concert” will open the…

The Broadway Joe Talk Show – August 9, 2018

August 09, 2018 – Jonathan Hart, Community Outreach Director for Rose City Community Church of Christ and Chris Ware | The Back-2-School Bash & Community Outreach, hosted by Rose City Community Church of Christ and community partners, will be Saturday, August 11th from 10am-1pm at North Little Rock Academy, 5500 Lynch Drive (formerly Rose City Middle School) in…

The Broadway Joe Talk Show – July 26, 2018

The Broadway Joe Talk Show – July 26, 2018

July 26, 2018 -Tameka Lee, Director of Marketing & Resource Development at the Central Arkansas Library System (CALS) and Mark Gillis, Director of Books 4 Kids Literacy Program at Good Will Industries of Arkansas |  CALS will conclude their Summer Reading Club (SRC) with various events planned.  Since May, more than 10,000 people have registered…

The Broadway Joe Talk Show – July 19, 2018

The Broadway Joe Talk Show – July 19, 2018

    July 19, 2018 -Rachel Luckett, Outreach Director for UAPB-North Little Rock Campus |  University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff re-opens their Science Program in North Little Rock.  This undergraduate degree program in regulatory sciences is intended to prepare students in Central Arkansas for careers related to regulatory and compliance activities with Federal, State,…

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